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Tourist Information Walchensee

Description

The Tourist Information Walchensee is located in the center of Walchensee, right next to the fire station. There are several parking spaces in front of the Tourist Information. The interior is equipped with an information desk, a reading room with guest PC and toilets. Furthermore, there is a hotspot of the Telekom. In the outdoor area, an information terminal with information on accommodations, gastronomy, leisure activities, etc. is available to our guests around the clock. People with walking disabilities can access the toilets and the consultation or reading room via the side entrance.

Information on accessibility

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All areas relevant for testing meet the quality criteria of the label "Accessibility certified - partially accessible for people with walking disabilities".  

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • There is a parking space for people with disabilities.  
  • The parking space is at least 350 cm wide and 500 cm long.
  • The parking space is 35 m from the entrance.
  • There is a bus stop in 100 m. 
  • The access to the building is through two steps at the main entrance. Via the side entrance, access is possible over a threshold of 3 cm. On the way from the side entrance to the TI (through the reading room) there is a threshold of 4 cm.
  • On the path between the parking lot and the side entrance there is a longitudinal gradient of max. 7% on 10 m. 
  • On the path between the bus stop and the side entrance there is a longitudinal gradient of max. 11 % on 30 m.  
  • All rooms and facilities that can be used and raised for the guest are accessible without steps. Door thresholds are max. 4 cm high. 
  • Doors and passages are at least 89 cm wide (exception: toilet).
  • The Tourist Information counter is 100 cm high at the lowest point. 
  • There is another, equivalent communication possibility in a seated position.
  • There is no public toilet designed for people with disabilities.

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • There are no visually contrasting or tactilely detectable floor indicators available. 
  • The main entrance area is visually rich in contrast and recognizable by a tactile change of floor covering. There are two steps present. These are not visually or tactilely contrasting.
  • Alternatively, there is a side entrance (for wheelchair users).
  • Assistance dogs are allowed in relevant areas/rooms.
  • Information is not available in Braille or prismatic font. 

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • There is no audio induction loop system.  
  • There is a parking space for people with disabilities.  The parking space is 35 m from the entrance.
  • There is a bus stop in 100 m. 

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • The name or logo of the facility is clearly recognizable from the outside. 
  • The counter is directly visible from the entrance.
  • There is no information in easy language. 
Certified in the period: January 2021 – December 2023

Address & contact

Tourist Information Walchensee

Ringstraße 1
82432 Walchensee
Phone number: +49 8858 411
E-mail address: info@walchensee.de
Website: http://www.walchensee.de

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